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>> we still have a lot of drizzle outside and it is not over yet. it >> i will take a look as storm tracker 4 because we are waking up to light rain. it is occasionally moderate at times. we will take a look at the north bay at santa rosa and petaluma. they're both on the clear right now. richmond ounce alameda are all saying light rain. walnut creek, danville and brentwood are same rain. it is pushing along the
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outer area. burlingame and sam mattel are also in the clear. cupertino, santa clara are all getting rain right now. as we take a look at the weather headlines. we are waking up to spotty showers and windy conditions. >> there are on and off showers and we are not in the clear. storm #3 may be the strongest of the three that we have seen. >> one of the hardest-hit areas from the storm is the bay. they receive 7 in. of rain and the storm also caused damage. our coverage will not start with again. >> public work crews were still at it. this time there were cleaning up falling
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leaves. the fare leaving water form the next fall of storm having nowhere to go. there were falling leaves a work a concern but we also had trees that had failed. this mistake house but not the session be. it was quite a surprise when the owner came out of this come to get to work. >> i went to sleep about 1:00 last night it was born but it was not too bed. i did not hear the wind. >> the car was miraculously still trouble. it made it easier for crews to come in and began to assault the street. it wassaw the tree. businesses are fearing the worst because sandbags were piled high just in case.
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looking ahead with the nets from the storms the ground would get more saturated and this could be additional trees coming down. >> in the east bay, the chp says that the rain was to blame for at least two accidents friday afternoon. that happened on highway 4 in oakley. in one accident, and chou was ejected from a vehicle. he was transported to children's hospital in oakland with a head injury. if this condition is not known this morning. slick highway conditions continued to their around the bay. with when advisers on some bay area bridge periods >> in san francisco, the wet weather cost major challenges for some residents. one woman woke up to find her mercedes, crushed by a tree that
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toppled over it during the storm. i am definitely preparing for having to purchase a new car. i do not want a new car so this is kind of shocking. >> several other trees fell down around the city but there were no other major lenders. >> the weather is keeping the great highway in san francisco closed this morning from slow to lincoln. the highway was barricaded last night, motorists had to find another way around it. the department of public works collaborates with police to decide when to close the great highway. public works officials say the polls, and not the win, played a bigger role in the closure. >> and remember, whether you
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are biking, walking or driving. crossing the baird case is against law and could result in a fine. >> in other news and new this morning. san jose police suspect a fatal shooting may be gang- related. it happened at 1130 last night in the 900 block a pacific ave. the body of a 70 year-old boy was found in the 900 block of pacific ave. this is san jose's 43rd homicide of the year and is 60 gang-related homicide. the suspects fled the scene before police arrived. coming up on kron 4 news weekend we will have the latest on the prompt a same- sex marriageia. [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow, you guys have it easy.
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>> we're back as 7:10 a.m.. >> here's a live look at the
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golden gate bridge. there are beautiful pictures that are coming up despite the weather. >> pulses has received a green light from a judge to give the company's top executives up to $1.8 million in bonuses. hostess is winding down operations after filing for bankruptcy. after is bakers' union went on strike. in earlier negotiations, the union had already taken pay cuts to help the company. now hostess says, the incentive pay is needed to retain high-level officials on the bankruptcy process. the company is also in talks with more than 100 potential buyers. all willing to pay top dollars for some of the company's popular products. no word from the supreme court on whether it will review the legality of same-
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sex marriage in california. the high court will not make any announcement until monday at the earliest. support to first of prop. 8 appealed to the supreme court after more course from the voter approved ban unconstitutional. if if the court decides not to hear the case, same-sex marriages will resume in california but, if the court decides to hear the case arguments would take next spring. the court also has the option of the lane weather also. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. police are investigating after a while the venture capitalists is killed in monterrey sa reno. we will bring you that story next. [ male announcer ] this december, remember --
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>> we are back on kron 4 news weekend. >> some great ski and snowboarding conditions are in the sierra this weekend. these pictures were sent to
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us from north star resort. if this is the power both ski trail at north star. the research got 12 in. of new snow person died at the summit and it will continue to snow throughout the weekend. >> let's take a quick look outside and this morning and san jose. i think that will have a little bit of a down time today. this will push san tonight and we are seeing showers coming in. we also have a wet road ways. we are waking up to some areas would occasionally like rain. you can sit in san francisco and san rafael. there are dealing with showers right now and it is pretty scattered by nature. we will continue to see spotty showers struck the morning and they will be on and off. there will be
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sun-dried bricks as we head into the afternoon. storm #3 arrives tonight and it will be heavy rain and gusty winds. we may see downed power lines and trees. mudslides may be the strongest. will attract the rain for you. >> as we set the clock ahead to 10:00 a.m. it will decrease in intensity. the early evening hours will get a dry bread but we still would be dealing with it a little bit in the north bay. by 4:00 a.m. it will be pretty heavy and tomorrow morning it will be a messy ride. you can see widespread to moderate heavy downpours. this system is stronger but it will be moving faster. the bulk of it will be in
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the south bay and will be dry in the north bay. it will clear into the evening hours. >> we will continue to see the wet weather throughout the weekend and we may catch a dry break on monday. we do have more showers for tuesday and wednesday. it should be dry by thursday and next weekend. >> other mills around the bay. a west see venture capitalists was killed, his wife was injured after police say, a burglar or burglars ransacked their mansion earlier yesterday morning. if this is a video of the scene courtesy of skyes 7 from abc channel 7 news. the daily man has been identified as 60 zeroth ravi kumra. the attack occurred and monterey sereno, off of highway 9 above loss gatos.
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police say, a woman called for help st. an assailant or assailants have ransacked the home and beat her. when officers arrived they found him dead. his wife was taken to the hospital and her injuries are not considered serious. authorities and then santa cruz are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who was found dead in a rain swollen creek then capitola early friday morning. as kron4 as rob/a boy explains the discovery comes right after a homeless man was reported missing and investigators are wondering if there is a connection. >> this is a the creek and this is where the body was recovered. police also checking to see whether the
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discovery might be related to the search of another missing man was missing. his pitcher was posted on a bridge over the creek. police are advising others in the area to stay clear of these areas. >> this is really dangerous and my advice is free to stay away from the creeks and we do not know how the in the bin here but of course through an investigation will be able to determine that. >> and berkeley, 900 people who needed an ambulance service may be victims of identity theft. if city officials say that names, social security numbers and our face may have been compromised. the death is connected to an employee at a florida-based company which processes bills for berkeley's ambulance services. no medical information was taken. but officials say that customers have been advised to closely modeled to their credit reports for release the next year. >> some bay area community
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groups are commemorated world aids day. four fire stations and walnut creek, clayton, martinez and lafayette will close early next year under a cost- cutting plan. the four stations affected includes the fire station no. 4 on hawthorne drive and walnut creek, fire station no. 11 on center avenue in clayton, fire station no. 12 on shell avenue in martinez and a fire station no. 16 on loss arabs avenue at lafayette. the closures come after voters in the contra costa fire district rejected measure q. it would have provided a temporary seven your tax fun to the
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stations. >> meanwhile s.f. francisco, a special noontime ceremony today at days memorial grove and golden gate park. it's free and open to the public. there will be a musical performance by the some of bell's choir. awards will also be given for local, on some heroes and the fight against aids. there will be a reading of names of those who were lost to aids. >> starbucks says is going to donate a portion of its profits to help fight the disease. the company announced it will give 5¢ for each drink that its sales to date to the red foundation. the foundation leads brass to help raise money to fight aids. starbucks is also partnering with i tunes, donating five
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percent of online sales of its digital gift card to the same foundation. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend, president obama is taking his solution is about the looming fiscal cliff to the public. we will have that story coming up.
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>> we are back it is 7:25 a.m.. >> with just a month to go before the impacts of the looming fiscal cliff kick in, president obama is taking his solutions to the public sounding at times like he is back on the campaign trail. analysts say that the combination of the tax increases and spending cuts could de real the recovering economy. despite some initial sounds of cooperation after the election, the president and
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the house speaker john boehner do not appear close to a deal. kron4 catherine heenan explains. >> every family in america will see their income tax automatically go on january 1st. every family that means everyone here will see their taxes go up on january 1st. i am assuming that this does not sound too good to you. >> we know that when the treasury secretary issued the proposal to republicans they laughed. house speaker john banner stated that the ideal of boosting would be a crippling blow to the economy. >> let's not kid ourselves. the company cannot or sure they all for this.
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>> the key sticking point is taxes. democrats want to extend the bush cut for the middle class. republicans do not want to tax rate increase on anyone. the right hothe white house hopes tt if the president is taking this to the public and this will have congress act. the real negotiation is going on behind closed doors with just 32 days left. there are few signs of progress. >> men 8 congressional insiders stated that the deal should be reached before the jiddah word first deadline. we will continue to track the storm and weather forecast coming up. >> it will get worse before it gets better. the >>
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>> we are continuing to track the storm. we will have a live look outside. on the right you can see the golden gate bridge. >> the rain is slow and steady and it is not too be.ad. >> it is not over yet. it actually will get pretty bad. we have storm #3 cummingtonite. you could see where it i raining right nowcummingtonite. you see where it is raining right now. the greed of your screen indicates light rain
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so is not quite yet of a downpour yet. san francisco, daly city and burlingame have rain. it is scattered by nature pau. we are waking up to spotty showers and some prewell in the. tonight stm #3 will approach and will be the strongest that we have had. we are expecting the same amount of her rain totals. >> service continues to be restored at homes and businesses all on the bay area this morning. if pg&e crews have been out
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reconnecting power lines and clearing debris. this is video of crews in the santa cruz area friday. the utility says that they had most of the outage is under control. still, p&g is bracing for more whether related damages. especially tonight into tomorrow morning. here are the latest power outages numbers. nearly 1200 people are without power in the south bay this morning. just over 100 customers are out on the peninsula. and another hundred are out in the east bay. will keep you updated on those numbers throughout the morning. new this morning. construction crews in daly city are watching the sky for the latest round of storms to pass. pesticide of a water main break last month that covered a neighborhood and mud. kron4 as mike pelton went to daly
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city this morning to see were the things stand now. >> you concede tarts with sandbags that are trundle hold some of the dirt underneath. they're trying to block any mud that may occur. the residents have been concerned with a another must light coming through. this clearly held up yesterday and they do have a bit of a break. that will keep an eye on whether not the strong rain will add any more problems. >> the rain has also caused a dip in a christmas tree sales in the bay area. while some people still one of shopping in the rain managers as a christmas tree jamboree in san francisco says that they have seen a 15% decrease and customers due to the storms. they say now is the perfect time to get a christmas tree. >> they are totally fresh
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and green and this is the san francisco version of snow. you should come down and get a tree area >> city employees can get it does count. >> stay with kron 4 as we continue to track the storm. of this are also available on kron 4 dot com, along with our facebook and walter page. san usher weather- related pitchers on facebook or e-mail them to breaking news at kron 4 dot com. >> mcafee had erratic behavior and that he was afraid that he would be killed. he stated that he
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started wearing a disguise so he would not be captured. he has done several phone interviews and he maintains a blot on line. >> a new jersey train co. and officials with environmental specialists are trying to deal with this hazardous material that has damaged a tanker car. this was a freight train derailment. there were four cars that were into a creek and thousands of gallons of chemicals are in one car. dozens of people were sick and hundreds of them or evacuate. the chemical levels increase. >> police in wyoming stated that a man killed two people before he killed himself at a college classroom. they stated that the rampage started about 2 mi. away from the college where the man kills someone in the neighborhood with a sharp edge weapon. he entered a classroom and at the science building and killed the teacher and then killed himself and from students.
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if they stated that he was not is still in but he did know the victim. >> the army private that leaked information to the website weekly is considering suicide. they stated that he testified friday and he admitted that he went as far as trying to kill itself with his seat. he was trying to get the case dismissed and he stated that he was punished illegally. he stated that he would tell my mother and restrictive duties. they stated if he is charged he can be put in jail for rest of his life if convicted. >> and missouri family stated that $587 million power bought tickets. the missouri lottery officials stated that they issued them this oversized check. cindy's stated that she bought the ticket headed fool martlet wednesday night and this was hours before
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the draw. the couple stated that they would share their wealth with their children and their adoptive daughter. they also plan to donate to charities and lottery officials are still working to confirm that the apart paul wenner is in arizona. >> still to come on kron 4 news we do have renee whethrainy weather. here is the san mateo bridge and the traffic is moving okay. should be extra careful heading out.
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it out last night in palo alto for a spot in the rose bowl. gary will show you one, later in sports. and while the storm whether did not get in the way of the game. is certainly cause problems for fans. if kron 4 is a j.r. stone has details. >> mud and lots of it. on the way to my car got stuck in mud. it was not a small amount mud periods this car was under a foot of it. i was the man who hop in and steered. >> we were able to work it out. it was good team work. it was not just cars affected. there were entire parties that had to relocate because of the rain. >> i hope it is not always like this. it is not always like this. i have not seen the like this in 45 years. >> when it comes into
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dressing up stanford folks are used to being tried. the only concern have is that if this starts to rain i do not see waterproof. >> i think he is thus mars 1 and the crew. >> i seeing people and rain gear but this looks new. >> it is golnew. my wife bought me these waterproof shoes. having 4 will drive is not that big of an issue. >> j.r. stone kron4. >> coming up on kron 4 notes will have a number of recalls to tell you about. we wanna take a live look outside. ran as often gone around the bay area and will be right back.
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>> it is 7:46 a.m.. >> is this cool, cold and wet. this is a different view and this is a close-up of the roads. >> janu is here to tell us about some of the conditions. >> we have been san light rain throughout the morning. it will push tens of a cole's into the east bay areas. spotty ran and when the outside. as for today on and off lane. there may be some dry breaks. storm #3 arrives tonight with heavy rain and gusty winds. it
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will be a faster moving storm. we are expecting about the same amount of accumulated ran. >> we are dealing with light to moderate rain shower and it will decrease in intensity. it is still pretty widespread outside. by 6:00 p.m. which is the sun-dried bricks. and by 9:00 p.m. storm #per will push through. by 4:00 a.m. it will be coming in pretty hard. tomorrow morning will be messy. it will last still too much of the day tomorrow and into new time will still be delivered ran.ain. there are several watches that have been issued. this will expire at 10:00 p.m.. there is a flood warning for napa. they are expected to exceed
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their flood stage is spread >> as will take a look at the 7 day around the bay. we have heavy ran for tomorrow and monday may be a dry break. we will have more rain coming in by mid week. >> a sacramento food co. is recalling its and soy products after the government inspectors found unsanitary conditions of its processing facility. the department of health says that wa heng dou fu and soy sauce co. will voluntarily recall all of its products, including soy sauce, soy milk and toefl. the company sent out a recall notice asking its customers to return or discard all of its
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products made before november 28th. if there has been no reported illnesses associated with this recall. >> the drug maker rambaxu pharmaceuticals is agreeing to stop making its generic version of look before. the company does not yet know how small pieces of glass got into some of their pills. some of them have already been recalled. the fda says that the production halt should not cause a shortage. because several other companies also make a generic version of the cholesterol laureen drug. >> they can turn this all around at stanford stadium. the pact 12 vs. ucla is the second time in 13 years. he
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became the russian leader. kevin touchdown and he threw 453 yds. the team cannot catch up and staffer had a field goal to go up three. ucla gave it a go from this 1 yds. stanford and going to the rose bowl and david shaw the coach of the year will now await the winner of the bit string weather is one of the nebraska or wisconsin. that will play the winner. >> it was great for our seniors and were born to the rose bowl. >> stanford on new year's day and how or about december 22nd. 10 until but unfortunately they will have
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to go through about a mile away. that will come to washington d.c. to play an american tank here when you have not been to a bowl game since 2006 good for them. this is something called the military bowl. >> raideand the raiders are in home on sunday. by most accounts they will try to a find out a way to unload his salary and get rid of them. he will use the hundred and $14,000 missing the next two days. and riders >> . 26,000 former housto >> high school football
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playoff times period. he scoredn overtime and they won 13 to 10. they're headed in different directions and they had a seven year run in san francisco. the giants did not give him a contract before the 9:00 p.m. deadline this stated that they won without him. is that the detectives had and everything else and is not to when you did not pitch. >> we will be right back with much more to come on kron 4 news weekend. let's
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take a look of side at heavenly sky resort in lake tahoe period.
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>> the white house has released a new video showing the first assault bo expe inspecting this year's christmas decorations. take a look. >> if you are looking at a video of bo the white house of making the rounds and checking on the decorations. the portuguese water dog want to make sure everything was just right. the christmas theme at the white house is a joy to all of this year. an estimated 90,000 visitors will see the decorations this holiday season. >> coming up on kron 4 news
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weekend and 8:00 hour. jan wahl will join us for some entertainment news and headlines and we are continuing to follow the storm and its impact on the bay area. let's take a lot look outside at the james lick.
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to that in a minute, but there is another storm brewing in washington as the president takes the gloves off and his the trick to campaign for his plan to avoid the fiscal cliff. we will have that story. >> two south bay football teams are headed to the bowl games. sanford pulls off a big win and san jose state breaks a six year cold snap. we have the details. >> will look at a wonderful charity event that is happening. we also have the golden girls' christmas girls episode. i have to know is also to talk about. i cannot wait to tell you about it. >> it is silver and black
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outside as well. it is definitely drizzly outside. these are the effects of the storm that we still have with us. we are in between no. 2 and no. 3 storm. as we track this for you you can see we are getting some light showers and ran through san to rosa. as for the spatial or it has been pretty consistent. richmond, berkeley, alameda are all getting rain. as for the calls is continuing to push through. parts of the south bay as well. as we take a look at the headlines where
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are looking at spotting ran that will be on and off. the winds will also pick up as storm #three heads are way. >> because of already saturated souls we can state power outages, mudslides and downed wires. >> in the north bay has been the hardest hit. some areas have got about 7 in. of rain. >> in mill valley public works crews were still at it tried to clean up fallen leaves. they gathered at this to leave water here because of the next round of storms may not have anywhere to go. it was not just fallen leaves but fallen
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trees. there were huge wins the split this tree and half. it missed a house but not this car. it was a big surprise when boehner came out to go to work. >> i went to bed about 1:00 last night and it was pouring but it was not too bed. i did not hear the wind died down. >> the car was still able to be driven. it was easy for crews to comment and began to stasaw the tree. >> there was flooding by morning and businesses are fearing the worst. they had sand bags piled high just in case. >> looking ahead the concern is that the new round may get more saturated. we may also see additional trees that are coming down and landslides. >> the eye of the storm is
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moving through the bay area and it will probably come back through in the third round. >> mike pelton as a meal ballet with water on the ground. >> you can see that paroled this cone off. this is an advisory that is the route bay area. when i drove over the bridge there was a steady downpour of rain. this is a difficult drive for a lot of people. it is a lighter ran so it may be tough to see the camera. iran that was sort yes today has left behind a lot of damage. there are down trees just ignore the may. there are a few businesses where put now sandbags and there
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are signs about traffic alerts impossible flooding. what you are single your screen as off to route mill valley. you just want to be careful if you are driving across the bay and it will certainly be a wet one today and tomorrow. >> in the east bay, the chp says that the rain was to blame for a least two accidents friday afternoon that happened on highway 4 and oakley. in one of the accidents, a child was ejected from a vehicle. he was transported to children's hospital in oakland with a head injury. his condition is not known this morning. slate i would conditions continue to their round the bay with wind advisories on some bay area bridges this morning. >> these are pictures of
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highways and are totally flooded. you can barely see these cars here but there are of to their wheels and water. we have a string that usually flows under this bridge and this is on a golf course. the water is corner rounded in over a period this is a highway 87 in san jose and it looks more like a river that the roadway. the trees came down a redwood city and in avoiding home. there's another trip down here and we're always looking for your photos. you to sing them to us on facebook or you can e-mail it to us. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. one person is dead and a possible gang-related shooting in san jose. we will have the story coming
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up. let's take a live look outside the foggy conditions and walnut creek.
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>> it is 6:00 p.m.. >> we are keeping an eye on the west weather at the golden gate bridge. we do have flash flood watches for the north bay and the coastal areas. >> new for you this morning. san jose police suspect a fatal shooting may be gang- related. it happened at 1130 last night in a 900 block of pacific ave. it hathe body of a 17 year-old boy was found in the 900 block of pacific ave. this is san jose's 43rd homicide of the year ended 16 gang-related homicide. other news around
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the bay. they will see venture capitalists was killed and his wife was injured after police say a burglar ransack their mansion earlier yesterday morning. the police stated that woman called for help same that an assailant was in their home and that he had been her. when officers arrived they found a woman and a man his wife was taken to the hospital and her injuries are not considered serious. coming up on kron 4 news. >> authorities and santa cruz are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who was found dead in a creek yesterday morning.
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>> we are back in a 3:00 p.m.. >> the bay bridge approach has allowed water. lot of water
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>> >> there are wins in oakland at 80 mi. per hour. we are seeing the rain. in a lot of it is in the north bay. we will continue to say spot ran drop the morning. there is also windy conditions. we do have sun-dried bricks as we head into the evening. storm #3 is headed our way. we are expecting heavy rain and wind spirit >>. >> this will continue to 10:00 a.m.. you may see a dry break but about 9:00 p.m. storm #3 will kick in. it will be pretty intense.
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we will have a moderate downpours and it will be coming down pretty hard overnight. this is the strongest of the three systems and it is fester molding. so we expect about the same amount rain totals. and >> time is still will be over the bay area and not until the evening hours we may see a clear. with this system we do have a lot of watches and warnings. as for a river they both have flood warnings in effect. they are expected to exceed the flood stage. as for your 7 day around the bay we're not quite clear of the rain. we do have more showers on the way. >> calls this has received the green light from a judge to give the company's top
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executives of to $1.8 million in bonuses. hostas is winding down operations after they filed for bankruptcy. an earlier negotiations, the union had already taken pay cuts to help the company. now hostess says that the incentive pay is needed so they can retain high level officials storm the bankruptcy process. if the company is also in talks with more than 100 potential buyers. >> there is no word from the supreme court on whether it will review the legality of same-sex marriage in california. the high court will not make an announcement to monday at the earliest. if the court decides not to hear the case, same-sex marriages will resume in the state of california. but, if the court decides to hear the case then the arguments
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would take place next spring. >> all authorities in santa cruz are asking for the public's help in identifying a man was found dead in a rain swollen creek in capitola early friday morning. as kron 4 rob fladeboe explains the discovery comes right after a homeless man was reported missing. and investigators are wondering if there is a connection. >> police did not say whether the man drowned or if his death was weather related. >> it does not appear that is an event is suspicious spirit it may just be a person that was submerged under water. this is where the body was recovered and
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this is just how fair is that the current is moving. there also checking to see if it is related to research of another man. his pitcher was posted over the creek and police guarded by another is to stay clear of rain creeks and others an area which may continue to rise. >> it is really dangerous semi buys for you is free to stay away from critics. we do not know how he ended up here but a course director roy investigation will be able to determine this. >> in berkeley, 900 people needed ambulance service may be victims of i did the death. if city officials say that name, social security numbers and our face m been come staff is connected to an employee at a florida-based company which processes bills for berkeley's ambulance services. no medical information was taken. but officials say
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that customers have been advised to closely monitor their credit reports for least the next year. >> four fire stations and walnut creek, clayton, martinez and lofty it will close early next year under a cut costing plan. the closures, after voters in the contra costa fire district rejected measure q. it would have provided a temporary, seven year partial tax to fund the stations. the stations were selected based on call volume and how close they are to other stations. >> some bay area community groups are commemorating world aids day. in contra costa county they have free hiv testing is that will be available from 11 a.m. to
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2:00 p.m. at the delta bay church of christ. that's at 4011 road ave and his bird. then at 8:00 p.m. a candlelight vigil will be held on ran people who are living with aids, and those who have died from it. that's at todos santos park and concord. lacher, contra costa health officials reported more than 1900 people in the comic or living with hiv or aids. >> meanwhile in san francisco has a special noontime ceremony today at a is memorial grove and golden gate park. awards will also be given for local, on some heroes in the fight against aids. >> starbucks says that they will donate a portion of its proceeds to help fight the disease. the foundation
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links brent's to help raise money to fight aids. starbucks is also parting with i tunes, donating five% of their online sales of its digital gift card to the same foundation. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. obama is taking his solutions to the looming fiscal cliff to the public. where will have that story coming up. >>
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>> with just a month to go before the impacts of the looming fiscal cliff kick sand, president obama is taking his solutions to the public sounding at times like he is back on the campaign trail. analysts say that the combination of tax
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increases and spending cuts could be real the recovering economy. despite some initial sounds of cooperation after the election, the president and house speaker john boehner do not appear close to a deal. >> congress does nothing every family in america will see their taxes automatically go on january 1st. every family. that means everyone here will see their taxes go up. i am assuming that this does not sound good to you. >> when the treasury secretary issued the proposal to avoid the fiscal cliff to republicans that they laughed. house speaker stated that bulls then the revenue over the next decade would be a crippling blow to
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the economy. >> let's not kid ourselves. the country cannot afford nor should we try to think in terms of this. >> the key sticking point is taxes. the democrats want to extend the bush cuts. republicans do not want to a tax rate increases on anyone period. they hope that by the president coming out to talk to the public that this will help congress make a decision. with just 32 days before the tax hikes there are as you signs of progress. >> still ahead on kron 4 news weekend. we are continuing to follow the storm. we will have a live report from milk valley and conditions there. let's take
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a live look at the san mateo bridge. the traffic is moving okay.
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>> some breaks de and snowboarding conditions are in the sierra this weekend. if these pictures were sent to us from north star resorts. this is the power both ski trail at north star. the resort got 12 in. of new snow thursday night at the summit and it will continue to smoke throughout the weekend. >> what ever traffic is is things to be moving smoothly. >> we're keeping an eye on the storm moving through the bay area. to get more news faster let's check dan.
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>in. >> we sit richmond in berkeley are all bidding rain. parts of your east bay and your inland valley will all get light rain. the green color is indicating light rain by nature. it is certainly not a downpour but it is not as much as what we were tracking the last hour. we are dealing with spotty rains throughout the morning and it is pretty windy. the winds are less than 20 mi. per hour. we will see on and off lane for the rest of the day. we do have storm #3 pushing through to my starting out in the north bay. we have several watches someone is in effect due to the storm. >> the storm is moving
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through the bay area will turn to mike pelton who is reporting from mill valley. >> this officer just came here a few minutes ago there is a stretcher roadway that have standing water. this officer is adding additional cones. there are other construction signs and it is potentially a dangerous stretch of roadway. this is adding to the standing water and again this is on miller ave. this is a short distance and they have a another electronic billboard that has warnings of a floatthe flooding roadways.
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>> there is a large tree down from a distance from may and you should keep in mind that this was a day we were supposed to get a break up the weather is still causing issues. it was about 7 in. over the past few days and it is still lingering. >> the police officer just arrived and now he is leaving. what was the speed? >> they are approaching it carefully and you can see a lot of them see if from a distance away. it is only a two lane street so what she did as the cars you have to stop suddenly to figure out who will go first. you have to do this little dance on the roadway. you will have to be cautious. >> service continues to be restored and homes and businesses all around the
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bay area this morning. if pg&e crews have been our reconnecting power lines and clearing debris. if this is a video of cruz and santa cruz area friday. the utility says that they have most of outage is under control. still, p&g is bracing for more weather related damages. especially tonight and tomorrow morning. here are the latest power outages numbers. the north bay is at 35, south bay 95, east bay is 235, peninsula is that 150, santa cruz's at 20. we will keep you updated on those numbers throughout the morning. the rain has also caused a dip and christmas tree sales in the bay area. while some people still went out to shop in the rain managers at the christmas tree jamboree as san
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francisco says that they have seen a 15% decrease in customers due to the storm. they say now is the perfect time for you to come out and get a christmas tree. >> even though this tree lot has been losing out on sales they are still giving back this holiday season. city employees can get a discou as discount as a show of appreciation. >> stay with kron4 as we continue to track the storm. you could also send us your weather related pictures of facebook or e-mail them to break the news that kron4 dock,. >> internet anti virus pioneer john mcafee gives
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his first face-to-face interview since being on the run from police. for weeks, police have been tried to find a question mcafee about the deaths of gregory faull. mcafee, who witnessed says that his axe a bit erratic behavior says that he is afraid they will be killed by authorities. he says that he's started wearing an elaborate disguise to avoid being captured. mcafee has done several phone abuse with reporters and retains a block on line. in new jersey train co. officials and environmental experts are wondering how to deal with hazardous materials in a damaged tanker car. it was caused by a freight train derailment. all told there are four tanker cars that plunged partially into a creek thousands of gallons of solid the five chemicals are in one car. dozens of
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people were sickened hundreds were evacuated when the chemical levels increase last night.
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>> . we are continuing our storm coverage. a pg&e worker was injured. the pg&e crews remove a tree and they brought in a new po to restore the power to most of their customers. >> the faa and the occupational safety and health demonstrations are proposing to share responsibility for flight attendants safety on planes. usually, flight attendants lose the federal workplace safety protections they have on the ground the minute they board a plane. but now for the first time, flight attendants would be able to report workplace injuries and illnesses took all s h eight, ending a 37 year period in which faa claim
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sole jurisdiction for cabin safety. >> is to be quite a christmas for a missouri family who claimed half of the record $587 million power ball jackpot friday. missouri lottery officials present a oversized check to cindy and market hill. how about more than $293 million. the couple will share the wealth with their three grown sons and a six year-old adopted daughter. the hills also plan to donate to several charities. lottery officials are still working to confirm the other part all winter in arizona. >> this is a amazing event
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will take a look at the life of pie and a few other movies. >>
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>> this is mexico and this is historical and gorgeous. this has a really interesting history. you can relax and what else would you want to do. while i am there i will be due in a brunch and it will benefit san rafael. joining me is the manager dena grunt. >> when was this bill? >> in the 1930's. we have 12
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colleges we will have this ttages. we will delay holiday had brunch. i am excited and it will be on december the ninth. this will be a fund raiser for ritter health. it is really excited to have you. richter house helps the working poor and homeless and people who need things. how do people get to do this. they can call 415-663-1033. or they
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can go on www.nickescove. com we are also collecting codes so that we can get women and as winter coats. i know a lot of people have old ones and they do not want so this is a way for them to donate them. >> there are still companies who do this. will we have a hat contest? >> yes. here is how people can go othis is amazing place ad you can go on line or call
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for reservations. you can log on the web site as well. i am so glad that you are hearing this is such an amazing place. >> this is not very far from san francisco and one shoe are there there is any immediate relaxation. to >> this is a movie called the life of pi. a family has tumbled to their zoo halfway around the world. on the journey, 18 is stranded on a live boy with a tiger. sounds impossible to fathom, but it turns out to be a remarkable, touching fan. director ang lee took the best-selling novel and made it into a pen and a painstaking authentic odyssey, pushing the
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boundaries the 3 d technology, off visual effects and cinematic storytelling. suraj sharma is pi, grounding his remarkable saga with humanity. is a surprise and 1 to see on the big screen. i give this one foreheads.four . >> the documentary sets out to eliminate the story of our plan is changing place years. scientist james balog is the director of the extreme iced survey. in 2005, he takes a team to various locations to capture images of guys. by capturing these images, he hopes to tell everyone the
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story of our changing climate. i give this one three hats. >> this looks like it's getting worse. we will find out for sure from janu. >> we are starting to save a little less as far as grain is concerned. parts of the north bay are continuing to see spotty showers on and off. the storm #parade will be picking up. it will be strongest of the heavy rain andy winds are on the way. we are tracking the rain for you and you can see light wayran for this hour.
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>> was it more of a drive break up by 9:00 p.m. it will push into the area. overnight hours it will come down pretty hard in the north bay and a widespread tomorrow morning. tomorrow morning can be really messy. it will be moving pretty fast and by noon time the bulk of it will be in the south bay. with this system we do have a flash flood watch for the north bay as well as the peninsula coastline. there is a flood warning for napa river and it will exceed the flood stage. there is also a wind advisory in effect for the delta area. >> we will continue to see this what weather and heavy rain will be tomorrow. there
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will be more showers by tuesday and wednesday. >> we will take a look at the ski resorts. heavenly has 39 in. of snow. they have 20 in. of s >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. police are investigating after thousands of dollars in electronics are stolen from an amazon warehouse. if we have the report coming up. but first, let's take a live look outside at san jose perio.
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investigating thousands of dollars worth of place station three stolen from amazon. police say that the thieves took the video game consoles from a new amazon distribution center in tennessee. his detectives believe that the crooks had help from inside. they knew exactly where the battle games systems were stored. police plan to monitor online auctions and trace any items sold by the serial numbers. >> you are looking at a video of the white house dock bo. the white house dog is making rounds and checking on the decorations. the portuguese water dog wanted to make sure that everything was just right. as ms. bin at the white house is a joy to all this year. as of this morning. this video of bo has been
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due more than 656,000 times. >> the judge has the run of the house. he is a cutie. he has grown a lot. he still looks low. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend on the 9:00 hour. we will continue to track the storm and its impact across the bay area. we will have a live report coming up from mill valley. >> we will take a live look at their radar.
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as for some dry breaks in the early evening storm number three is headed our way tonight they were expecting heavy rains and gusting winds it will be the strongest of the three systems that have hit us. it will be faster moving and the last one. we could see
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some down trees, power lines, power outages, and mudslides. as for a wind speeds we're doing 17 mi. per hour in oakland and hayward. 17 m.p.h. in half moon bay. those will increase throughout the day as we anticipate the third storm. we will talk about love watches as well as attract rain in my next forecast. >> we start this hour with developing news from kansas city a possible murder- suicide. kansas city missouri police are san a 25 year old member of the kansas city chiefs football team was involved in two shootings today. the team releasing the statement that confirms there was an incident this morning at arrowhead stadium, where the chiefs play their games. the name of a player has not been released. a station in kansas city missouri has reported a clear shot and killed his girlfriend and took his own life. it will have more details as we get them.
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>> here in the bay area we are keeping an eye on the storm that has been moving through the bay area. to give you more news faster let us check in with kron 4 solo reporter mike pelton. he is in mill valley has been keeping an eye on the scene. >> we have seen the rain on an offer you like. is it pretty heavy? >> the rain continues to fall in mill valley and is causing flooding. here along miller avenue you can see standing water in the southbound lane. some construction signs and cones warning drivers to avoid the area. we saw police officers show of this place additional cones in the background of your screen. there is standing water spreading in getting progressively worse. the rain in the north bay is not falling as hard as we saw yesterday. but it is still causing problems this morning. north of me a tree branch snapped off one of the large trees. a lot of
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businesses have their businesses sandbag from water getting in. this has some drivers concern. >> take a listen. >> when it goes over the tires that is when you have to worry. you would avoid the puddles. it scares me when people avoid the puddles and go to a lane they do not belong in. >> you may notice the man you heard from had a towel over his shoulder. there is an adult swim going on behind me. a lot of people showing up and hopping in the pool. the rain is not bugging everyone here this morning but of course the drivers are being extra cautious today. >> that is funny mike pelton. thank you for the report. >> let us turn our attention to san francisco where the wet weather caused major challenges for residents. one woman woke up to find her mercedes benz had been crushed by a tree toppled
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over by the storm. >> 9:00 a.m. this morning the police knocked on the door and said my car had been in an accident with a tree. they drove me down here there's a large tree that fell on it. my insurance company is calling a towing company and it will be taken to a collision center. i am definitely preparing maybe to purchase a new court. six it is sort of shocking--new car. >> several other trees fell down around the city on friday. luckily no major injuries were reported. >> the weather is keeping the great highway in san francisco closed between slope and lincoln. the high was barricaded. a motorist at to find another way around. public works
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officials say the puddles and knocked the wind played a major role in disclosure. >> we can take care of the overflow with the storm drains or the catch basins. we can make sure they are clean. waiting for the water to subside we collect water--the traffic back in. >> crossing the barricades is against the law and could result in a fine. >> still to come the kron 4 news weekend we have an update on the home invasion in the south bay that left a wealthy venture capitalist dead. >> from the east bay in walnut creek traffic is moving steadily but the pavement is wet be careful as you head outside. we
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we are back is 9:10 a.m. we have more on the weather which continues to locally in dark. this look at the golden gate bridge which you
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can barely see because of the ground. traffic moving smoothly it looks as if the patent is wet flash flood watches remain in affect for the north bay and coastal areas. >> new for you san jose police suspect the fatal shooting may have been gang- related. the body of a 17 year old boy was found last night in the 900 block of pacific ave. this is san jose's 43rd homicide of the year in its 16th gang- related homicide. the suspect fled the scene for the police are rife. >> other news around the bay a one of the venture capra's was killed his wife was injured after a burglar or burglars entered the home yesterday morning. >> this is a video of the same courtesy of sky seven h d from abc seven a news. the dead man has been identified as 66 year-old ravi kumra .
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>> the attack occurred in monte sereno , off highway 9 above los gatos police say one a call for help save an assailant or assailants had at best-ransacked the home and beaten her. when officers arrived they found the victim did. his wife was taken to the hospital. your interest not considered serious. >> hostess has received a green light from a judge to give the company's top executives of to $1.8 million in bonuses. hostesses is winding down operations after filing for bankruptcy. after that-it's maker's union went on strike. in earlier negotiations union had already taken pay cuts to help the company. now hostess says, the incentive
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pay is needed to retain high level officials during the bankruptcy process. >> the company is also in talks with more than 100 potential buyers and willing to pay top dollar for some of the company's popular products which include twinkies hoshos anddin dongs. >> we will be back to talk more about the weather route san francisco and the bay area.
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welcome back to kron 4 news weekend. we are taking a look at storm tracker 4 we're not seeing as much our activity. it has been consistent for the east bank pushing along the peninsula. we are seeing a lot of dry break. we are expecting on and off rain throughout the day. it will clear up a bit into the early evening hours. we have storm no. 3 had our way expected to push into night. we will track the rain on futurecast for showing residual activity now. by about noon time dry conditions. light rain mostly in the north bay. early evening hours will see mostly dry conditions but, 9:00 p.m. it will start to push in in the north bay. it
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will also pick up in intensity of the night it will come down hard and the north bay in the overnight hours. by 10:00 a.m. widespread moderate to heavy downpours which will be a messy morning. this is a strong system of the three but it is faster moving so it will will out of our area quickly. by noon. the heavy activity in the south bay that will push out of our area into the evening hours. with this system there lot of watches and warnings in effect. a flash flood warning in effect for the north bay and as f peninsula. it will expire sunday 10:00 p.m.. a flood warning for napa, sonoma. and napa river will exceed it flood double their it. your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast showing that is storm hitting a sunday. that
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is the main event for the past two. this is a third. we will be drive on monday and we will have more showers expected by mid- week. finally dry into the weekend. >> thank you janu . a few more weekends lead for holiday shopping. it was just thanksgiving. we have some great text gift ideas. >> the man with the dancers join us gabe slate . >> good morning. >> we know that the tablets in the eye falls on the hot expensive ideas. right now one of the worst things going on it get dark at 5:00 p.m.. this is called the happy light. it simulates sunshine. it is interesting. if you did the right amount of lumet inspection and white light you can have
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pair of mormon missionaries to get shipped off to you gonna. it is created by the creators of south park. the emmy-winning show has won tony awards for best book, best score, and best musical. >> it does contain explicit language and no children under 5 are allowed. the tickets are tough to come by with some shows already sold out. it is played at the current theater through december 30th. the book of mormon will conduct a pre show lottery at the box office making a limited number of tickets available at $29 a piece cash only. this a lottery will be held two hours before every performance. >> it is christmas and london back in time. the great dickens christmas there is a one-of-a-kind holiday adventure in a victorian london. a party with hundreds of costumes, players and performance. the entire family can check out the music hall and dance
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floor. you have to check out the twilight even in charles dickens london town a city of winding lanes filled with colorful characters from literature and history. enticing aromas of roasted chestnuts and commons along with party food will fill the air. the dickens christmas there is a treasured bay area tradition since 1970. the fair runs only during the week ends saturday and sunday between now and the weekend before christmas spirit general admission is $25 children 5-11 $5. children 5 and under are free. parking is $10 free courtesy shuttles are available to them from the glenn bart station. >> holiday shoppers you may want to check out the women's building annual celebration of crass this weekend. it is a 34 year celebration of class featuring more than 150 artists from near and far. it is a great opportunity to
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find a one-of-a-kind, the gift, fine grass, and contemporary art all by women. torme food, live music, and a benefit auction are part of the event. the celebration expeis in its last weekend this saturday and sunday at mason center this week in the mission is $9 for adults and seven for children. this week's bay area arts and entertainment report i am anny hong kron 4 news. >> there is still on kron 4 news you will check back with mike pelton in the north bay. one of the areas hit hard by the storm. >> heavenly valley ski resort has plenty of snow and they are expecting more resort has plenty of snow and they are expecting more on the way. we [ male announcer ] this december, remember -- what starts with adding a friend... ♪ ♪
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and we are rounding the corner on 9:30 a.m. as we take a look outside of san francisco. this is from our
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roof cam. there is still some rain out there. >> yes. it is all over the bay area off and on. it will be worse tomorrow. here to tell us about janu. >> fast it can see the loosening of seven cisco. east bay shore as you can see a return, berkeley getting showers. the inland areas it looks like antioch is getting showers. danville, san ramon are clear now. san francisco and pacifica is getting out rain. in the south bay mostly dry the we are not in the clear we are expecting on and off rain throughout the day. you can see a wet road lies on the golden gate bridge. as for the afternoon we will see dry break into the early evening hours. storm number three is headed our way this evening along with heavy rain, gusting lands. because of the
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saturated soil we can see down trees, power lines, power outages, mudslides, and floods will be a factor. this will be the strongest of the three that had thihas hit us. >> we are keeping an eye on the storm in the north bay that is where they have been hit hardest of the past couple of days. to give you more news faster we will check in with kron 4 solo reporter mike pelton is in mill valley checking out some localized flooding. >> the rain is continuing to fall in mill valley as it has all morning long. it is causing minor problems for drivers in the north bay. you concede this stretch of miller avenue flooded. cars are going around the columns and the warning signs that were put up. an hour ago a police officer came up and put up additional cones the flooding getting progressively worse during the morning. a lot of
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problems such as this around the north bay. a large tree branch was snapped off the short distance. businesses have sandbags out and electronic boards have been put up to warn drivers about flooded roads and flooded waterways. you can see on your screen. i caught up with a couple of drivers were taking a swim at a school behind me. they are doing what they can to stay off the rose. take a listen. >> we did not have the sound but they tell me they will do anything they can to avoid waterways such as this one. because of the dangers for drivers. we have said this all morning l the storm will pick up tomorrow so be careful couple of days. the one positive sign this morning is that it appears to have stopped raining. >> it is just in the past few minutes that it has stopped has tapered off tapir and often peaking back
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up. this has developed about 15 minutes ago. i am expecting it to stop pouring again shortly. >> i would not be at all surprised that is michaels and reporting from mill valley. >> meanwhile power continues to be restored homes and businesses pg&e crews have been out reconnecting power lines and clearing debris. this is video of crews and the santa cruz area friday pretty heavily pelted with the rain. the utility says they have most of the adage is under control. still pg&e is pressing for more weather-related damage. is this is a nine tomorrow morning. >> here is the latest in a power outage numbers. the no. 835 south bay 95. east bay 235. the peninsula 150. and santa cruz 20 power outages. >> the rain has also caused a dip in christmas tree sales from the bay area. some people still without
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shopping in the range managers at the christmas tree jamboree say they have seen a 20--50% decrease in customers due to the stones. they say people should get their trees now. >> they're totally fresh and really green this is just a version of smoke. >> come down and get a treat any time. >> even though this tree lot has been losing sales they are still giving back. city employes get a discount to show appreciation. >> stay with kron 4 as we continue to track the storm. updates available kron4.com along with our facebook and twitter pages. send us our weather--your weather related pictures. >> a 25 year old member of the kansas city chiefs football team shot and killed his girlfriend earlier today and then took his own life in front of to
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team officials this happened when the chiefs play their games. police have not name the player or his girlfriend. they do say he turned his gun on himself he thanked the general manager and head coach for all the had done for him. >> in other news police in wyoming are saying a man killed two people before killing himself in a college classroom in casper. investigators say, the rampage actually started about 2 mi. away from caspar college. where the man killed someone in a neighborhood, with a sharp edged weapon. the man then entered a classroom in a science building killed the teacher then killed himself in front of students. police said the man was not a student but he did apparently no his victims. >> there is more to come. we will tell you how the bay area is recognizing world aids day which is today. we will take a look downtown
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san francisco the james lick freeways still plenty of water on the freeway. >>
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more fire stations in walnut creek clayton and lafayette will close. fire station no. 4 of hot sun dry them on a creek station on best- before five disaffected include fire station of four on hot on drive and walnut creek. by station no. 11 on center avenue in clayton. by station no. 12 on show avenue in martinez and by station no. 16 on a loss erebus avenue in lafayette. >> the closure comes after voters in the contra county fire district rejected measure q. it would approve the temporary, seven a
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partial text of on the stations. the special selected based on call volume. how close they are to other stations. >> some their community groups are clamoring will occommemorating world aids day. in contra costa county. free hiv testing will be available from 11 a.m. to us to p.m. at the delta the church of christ. meanwhile and several fiscal a special noontime ceremony today at the a's more world and golden gate park. it is free and open to the public. there will be a visible form of by the sonoma bell choir. awards also begin for local, some heroes and the fight against aids. there will be reading the names of the loss of those with aids.
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hedlina had to get dressed up. tell us who you play. i play dorthy spornack or the author. >>bee author. >> i am blanche deverueau. that footage that you showed was not from victoria is a lot different. >> and you play blanche. this is the axles bridge ride. >> yes-of course. you put four guys and drag in the
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leaves and take it from there. and the writing is still in such great comedy is very funny and it works on the stage very well. the fans know chapter and verse a lot of the script. >> each character is pacific. you have a door to be in the wise dow. you have alleged the sexually active one. and then you have the betty white's character rose the air head. and then the sarcastic mean mother. cookie dough plays sophia . when you have four drag queens plane the character and christmas time is a feel-good show. it is still good and you use the real music. it is just a ball. >> everyone loves the golden
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girls. we have to other gaston is mary canary and laurie bushman there is opening night is a benefit from debt-for camp sunburst. we have a special guest star opening weekend opening night is fernado and greg. that is so much good work around the bay area. >> you to do so much interest in or around the community. >> you are always on stage doing something. you are fabulous. you are quite the actual musician. >> i am at this and i do clear my schedule for december because it is golden girls. it has become a big phenomena.
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>> december 6th to the 30 at the victoria theatre here for more information --there are only a certain number of performances people have got to get to the victoria theatre cannula had a ball you have such a good time. get ready for me to tell me about a bolt of you would like very much for talking about hitchcock. >> this is a movie part based on stephen rebellos alfred hitchcock and the making of cycle. the director want to measure the story gets credit and importance to hitchcock's wife and collaborator,. anyone who studied this in managing its of hitchcock knows alma reville hitchcock had an instinct for the right thing. it expects to help them technically and decided to stay out of the limelight.
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it is different than the hbo movie about the making of the birds. this one is smart and anthony hopkins does it just right. there are so many other movies i want people to see including argo is very good the session, lincoln, and silver lining playbook. many this is matthew martin and hetlenia . >> speaking of the holidays in keeping in the spirit ice skating in new york this is kind of looks like central park what a wonderful time it must be out there.
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>> i think i would just tell you guys and not saying. take a look at storm tracker 4 you can see some showers in the east bay and inland areas. a lot of it is clear we are not completely clear. we are expecting on and off rain throughout the day. the wind will pick up as we anticipate frstorm no. 3. are expecting heavy rain and gusty winds this is the strongest of the three. we will started off by taking a look at futurecast for showing scattered light rain in this hour by noontime we will see some clearing along the peninsula but we are not in the clear. by 6:00 p.m. we are dealing with showers and the north bay. 9:00 p.m. is on storm no. 3 is heading our way. pushing in santa rosa brawl in the intensity in the overnight hours. moderate to heavy widespread downpour. by noon
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time it will be a fast- moving still dealing with a live rain over the heart of the bay. the heaviest rain in the south bay and it will clear off into the evening hours. with this system we have a lot of watches and doing. at last flood watch in effect for the north bay and peninsula. that will remain in effect until sunday 10:00 p.m.. the can see small stream and urban flooding. the flood warning of an effect in napa as well as russian river and napa rebel both expected to six spe to exceed their flood level >> will take a quick break will be right back.
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( male announcer): now here's stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly when the rain hit the bay it is not uncommon for traffic to back up like here on the 880. this driver
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chose to fall behind a tow truck. the only problem she was driving on of the shoulder. >> the driver of the pick up claimed she had an emergency at her restaurant. when it rains common sense goes out of the window. the driver of this white car was spotted leave weaving in and out of the carpool lane in the rain. , get this he was a solo driver. it is hard enough to navigate the road when the weather is dry it is even more difficult for visibility is limited. after officer hunter from the haywood office of the chp had a talk with them it was my turn. >> when i was in the right lane and there was a car going into how to slow and i want to go around over here and when i saw you all back there i said all my good as i will be pulled over. >> i can count on one hand, for that.
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>> the carpooling is a have the ticket. is in the four or $500 range. >> i know. >> be careful in the rain man. >> also checking for disabled vehicles this was on and on wrap the driver was waiting for his wife to arrive. officer monday told the driver to bring a child seat for the three years old that was in the back. this is a for a car fender bender where everyone there toward the center divider. there is not a good idea to pull to the center divider. i stayed in the car. a traffic for it was created and everyone was moved to the shoulder. to sort out who was at fault. if every driver would slow down and the attentive we would get in our destinations in one piece. drive to stay alive.
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at the haywood office of the chp stanley roberts. kron 4 news. >> that is going to wrap things up for as i marty gonzales ups join us back here tomorrow morning at 8:00 and be careful driving in the rain see you tomorrow. in the rain see you tomor[ male announcer ] this december, remember -- ♪ you can stay in and like something... ♪ [ car alarm deactivates ] ♪ ...or you can get out there with your family and actually like something. ♪ the lexus december to remember sales event is on, offering some of our best values of the year. this is the pursuit of perfection. offering some of our best values of the year. when i take a picture of this check, it goes straight to the bank.
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